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Nov
25
2015

Mines fire extinguishers destined for Space Station

A space payload designed and tested with the help of Colorado School of Mines faculty and students will be launched to the International Space Station on Dec. 3 on the Orbital ATK OA-4 mission aboard a United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket. News
Oct
01
2015

Mines expands understanding of syngas from coal gasification

Coal serves as the nation’s largest fossil-fuel resource, responsible for approximately 40 percent of electricity generation in the U.S., but as it remains a great source of air pollution, the Thermal-Fluids Systems group in the Colorado School of News
Oct
01
2015

$1.9M DOE award will allow Mines researchers to help develop efficient, affordable solar power plant technology

GOLDEN, Colo., Oct. 1, 2015 – Colorado School of Mines Department of Mechanical Engineering Associate Professor Rob Braun and collaborators at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (lead institution), FlowServe, Sandia National Labs, and the National Press Release
Jun
17
2015

Mines team wins First Nations Launch Competition

GOLDEN, Colo., June 17, 2015 – Students from Colorado School of Mines’ chapter of the American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) won the top prize at the recent First Nations Launch Competition hosted by NASA’s Wisconsin Space Grant Press Release
May
27
2015

Mines student uses recycled car parts to make art

Visit student Laine Greaves-Smith in his garage, and you will find him buried in an assortment of sprockets, gears, pipes, bearings, aluminum, steel and transmission chains. He is using recycled car parts to create functional art pieces, such as a News
May
27
2015

Multidisciplinary Mines team publishes book on pore scale phenomena

GOLDEN, Colo., May 27, 2015 – “Pore Scale Phenomena: Frontiers in Energy and Environment,” a book edited by Colorado School of Mines faculty devoted to understanding the physical and chemical properties of pore scale phenomena, has recently been Press Release
May
12
2015

Seven Mines students receive Student Life awards for academic excellence

GOLDEN, Colo., May 12, 2015 – Congratulations to the following Colorado School of Mines students who received awards at the Student Life Awards Luncheon May 7. Outstanding Student Service Award Presented to a student(s) who went above and beyond Press Release
May
07
2015

Stormtroopers team places first in Wind Station Competition

A team of four sophomore students placed first (out of 41 Mines teams) in a Colorado School of Mines Intro to Mechanical Engineering (MEGN200) Wind Station Competition May 5. The team, Stormtroopers, had 2.5 weeks to design, build and program a News
May
06
2015

Unique Mines course engages students across disciplines

GOLDEN, Colo., May 6, 2015 – Professor of Chemistry and Geochemistry Mark Eberhart is finally teaching the class he wishes he could’ve signed up for back when he was a freshman, and it’s getting rave reviews from Mines students. After three Press Release
Apr
27
2015

Mines cohosting all-ages running and mobility clinic for amputees May 2

GOLDEN, Colo., April 27, 2015 – The Colorado School of Mines Center for Biomechanics and Rehabilitation Research, along with Hanger Clinic and Freedom Innovations, will hold a free, all-ages running and mobility clinic for amputees May 2 from 9 a.m Press Release

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